Exploiting the bacterial surface for new vaccines

Lead Research Organisation: University of Birmingham
Department Name: Institute of Immunology & Immunotherapy

Abstract

Vaccines prevent between 2 and 8 million deaths each year. In this joint project, between the University of Birmingham and GSK Vaccines Institute for Global Health, the student will develop a number of new approaches to maximise the benefit and cost-effectiveness of vaccination, the longevity of the response to the vaccine and the type of response induced. Ultimately, the study will contribute to the development of affordable multi-valent vaccines that can be used in high and low income countries.

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Studentship Projects

Project Reference Relationship Related To Start End Student Name
BB/M01116X/1 01/10/2015 30/09/2023
1940269 Studentship BB/M01116X/1 02/10/2017 30/09/2021 Sian Jossi